Guest blogger

Philip Colligan



Join Date

May 2010

What I do

Philip is the Chief Executive of the Raspberry Pi Foundation.


Philip was the Deputy Chief Executive of Nesta and an Executive Director of Nesta’s Innovation Lab.

He built a portfolio of high impact programmes supporting innovations across government, public service reform, healthcare, neighbourhoods, digital technologies, volunteering and philanthropy, and support and finance to social ventures.  

Before joining Nesta Philip worked for the London Borough of Camden and the Home Office.

He has a degree in law from the University of Liverpool and qualifications in management and finance.

Linkedin: Philip Colligan

Twitter: @philipcolligan

For 10 teams of young people in the UK, the winners of the Astro Pi competition, Tim Peake’s mission has an extra special significance.
Philip Colligan
Tuesday, 15 December 2015